February 15, 2010 in Idaho

Broken water main prompts boil order

The Spokesman-Review

Residents of St. Maries received an unconventional valentine: a boil order.

The city’s water main broke Sunday, and while repair crews were able to fix the damage, authorities imposed a boil order as a safety precaution.

Mayor Tami Holdahl said anyone using city water should boil it before drinking it or using it for consumption purposes.

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